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The Real Pocahontas

The real life of the Native American princess, Pocahontas. 20 Questions.

 
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1

Pocahontas' birthplace, Tsenacommacah, was located in the state now known as what?

  • Maine
  • Virginia
  • Pennsylvania

2

What language did Pocahontas and her people speak?

  • Algonquian
  • Sioux
  • Cherokee

3

How old was Pocahontas at the famous rescue of John Smith?

  • Between 20 and 22
  • Between 10 and 13
  • Between 16 and 20

4

'Pocahontas' was a nickname meaning what?

  • "Little child"
  • "Dances with wolves"
  • "Little wanton"

5

What was Pocahontas' other name?

  • Matoaka
  • Haloke
  • Kimama

6

Pocahontas' father, chief Powhaton, was also known as who?

  • Tenekomakah
  • Wahunsunacawh
  • Wunnasokayu

7

How did Pocahontas rescue the colonists of Jamestown in their more difficult years as a colony?

  • By bringing them food.
  • By giving them weapons.
  • By helping them find gold.

8

Pocahantas' father Powhaton had how many wives?

  • One.
  • Three.
  • Dozens.

9

Pocahontas' early life most likely consisted of what?

  • Being spoiled by her father.
  • Learning how to be a princess.
  • Learning how to do the same work as other Tsenacommacah girls

10

Around the year 1613, during the first Anglo-Powhatan war, what role did Pocahontas play in the war?

  • She was captured and held for ransom.
  • She fought as a warrior.
  • She made peace with the settlers.

11

Where was Pocahontas held during her capture?

  • Norfolk, England.
  • Henricus, Virginia.
  • Jamestown.

12

While at Henricus, what was the name of the minister who taught Pocahontas Christianity and helped her improve her English?

  • Milton Frieser.
  • Geoffrey Thomas.
  • Alexander Whitaker.

13

Who did Pocahontas eventually marry?

  • John Rolfe.
  • John Smith.
  • Jacob Rolfe

14

What effect did the marriage of Pocahontas have on relations between the colonists and the tribes?

  • It started another war.
  • It helped to end the war.
  • It had no effect.

15

What new name did Pocahontas take after becoming a Christian and being baptized?

  • Rebecca
  • Rachel
  • Rahab

16

What was the name of Pocahontas' son?

  • James Rolfe
  • Timothy Rolfe
  • Thomas Rolfe

17

What was the name of Pocahontas' son?

  • James Rolfe
  • Timothy Rolfe
  • Thomas Rolfe

18

Match the dates to the events in Pocohontas' life.

Drag items from right column to match with left column

Left

  • Captured by the English
  • Married John Rolfe
  • Traveled to England
  • Met John Smith

Right

  • 1613
  • 1616
  • 1614
  • 1608

19

What year did Pocahontas die?

  • 1623
  • 1617
  • 1620

20

A statue stands in honor of Pocahontas at what site in England?

  • St. Matthew's Chapel.
  • St. George's Church.
  • The West Dean Parsonage.

 

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